New paper in press at Journal, Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences

December 2, 2020



Congratulations to Ashley and Candace on your first publication!


Parker A, Slack C, Skoe E(2020) Comparisons of Auditory Brainstem Responses Between a Laboratory and Simulated Home Environment. Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, 63(11), 3877-3892.








Congratulations to Sarah Powell on her dissertation defense!

April 17, 2020

In the lab’s first virtual defense, Sarah Powell successfully defended her dissertation entitled, Clinician Approaches to Noise-Exposed, “Normal” Hearing Ears:Investigating the Need & Reliability of a Candidate Measure of Human Vulnerability to Noise Damage. 

Well done, Sarah!







Ashley Parker receives ASH Foundation grant

October 23, 2019

Congratulations to Ashley Parker for receiving the 2019 Student Research Grant in Audiology from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Foundation for her proposal entitled “The Inner Ear Protein Prestin as Biological Index of Noise-induced Hearing Loss”.  Only two of these grants are awarded per year!




Elizabeth Gernert receives SURF award

April 13, 2017

Liz Gernert has received a competitive SURF award from the UConn Office for Undergraduate Research for Summer 2017.  Liz’s project is entitled “Is that me? Neural attenuation of self-generated sounds“.

New paper on bilingualism

March 11, 2017

A new paper, “Basic neural processing of sound in adults is influenced by bilingual experience”, by Skoe, Hardin, Figueiredo and Burakiewicz will appear in an upcoming issue of Neuroscience.  Congratulations to Meg, Mike, and Emily on their first publication! 

Paper accepted at Hearing Research

January 25, 2017

A new paper called “Frequency-dependent fine structure in the frequency-following response: The byproduct of multiple generators” by Tichko and Skoe will appear in an upcoming issue of Hearing Research.  

Maranda Jones receives IBACS undergraduate research fellowship

December 23, 2016

Maranda Jones received an undergraduate research fellowship from the Connecticut Institute for The Brain and Cognitive Sciences (IBACS) to undertake a study using multichannel auditory brainstem responses.  Congratulations, Maranda!